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São Tomé and Príncipe (Vol 13, 2016)
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Contents Volume 13, 2016.

Presidential elections and the diplomatic turn to Beijing were the most important political events of the year. In August, Evaristo Carvalho, the ‘Acção Democrática Independente’ (adi) candidate, widely considered a close ally of Prime Minister Patrice Trovoada, was elected president. His election provided Trovoada’s adi with virtually absolute pow…

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Seibert, Gerhard, “São Tomé and Príncipe (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0028>
First published online: 2017



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